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1926 - 2016 Obituary Condolences
SWANSON, William M. Of Canton, formerly of Newtown, CT passed away June 15th, a month short of his 90th birthday, at the Norwood Hospital surrounded by his loving family. Beloved husband for 58 years of Charleen M. (Steck). Father of W. Jon Swanson of Charlestown and Kirsten M. Fitzgerald and her husband Brian of Canton. Proud grandfather of Kyle and Carly Fitzgerald of Canton. Brother of the late Olga Heering and George and Albert Swanson. Uncle of William G. Heering and his wife Anne Marie of Bethel, CT and Gloria Sudora of Southbury, CT. Visiting hours at the Dockray & Thomas Funeral Home, 455 Washington St., CANTON, Wednesday 4-7 pm. Funeral mass at St. Gerard Majella Church, Canton, Thursday morning at 10. Burial Canton Corner Cemetery. Navy Veteran WW II. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Bill's memory to the Canton Veteran's Service Department 801 Washington St. Canton, MA 02021. For complete obituary and guestbook see


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Published in The Boston Globe from June 19 to June 20, 2016
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